Greenville County Museum of Art

On one spontaneous morning, we decided to drive to Greenville, South Carolina and visit their Children's Museum. We didn't know much about Greenville at the time or how much we'd love it. (We're definitely going back!) Right next to the Children's Museum was the county's art museum, and it was open one hour later than … Continue reading Greenville County Museum of Art

The Museum of Arts and Sciences in Macon, Georgia

Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on April 23, 2014. Last week my family ventured down to Macon to visit the Museum of Arts and Sciences. This is the only museum in Georgia that focuses on art and science, and we had a fun time checking it out. The main brick building … Continue reading The Museum of Arts and Sciences in Macon, Georgia

Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, Georgia

I had on my wide-angle lens, and I still couldn't get that monster in one shot, but that's not surprising since it's the largest dinosaur to ever walk the earth: an Argentinosaurus. And those are my people - tiny, between its feet. Also pictured: Gigantosaurus Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on … Continue reading Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, Georgia

The North Atlanta Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show

This weekend my family and I went to check out The North Atlanta Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show.  I'm so grateful to "Pamela" who took the time to write about it on a local homeschool list last week. When I saw her message, I thought this was something my boys would love, and luckily, … Continue reading The North Atlanta Gem, Mineral, Fossil, & Jewelry Show